No Reasons To Celebrate 54th Independence Day – Tinubu

  Nigerians suffer from poor leadership, while the nation is yet to fulfill its potential, P.M. News reports with reference to Tinubu’s statement released today, September 29.The All Progressives Congress (APC) national leader started his address with the following words:     “We commemorate this Independence Day because the nation has survived despite its many challenges.…

Allah has swallowed them: 10 Nigerian pilgrims die in Mecca

  TEN Nigerians in Saudi Arabia to perform the Islamic hajj rites have been confirmed dead, the Coordinator of the National Hajj Commission in Mecca, Aliyu Tanko, said on Monday. Mr Tanko said at least 50,000 Nigerian pilgrims have so far arrived Mecca. All of them was said to have performed the Umrah rites. In…

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Biafrans demand Ezu River Autopsy Report from Ex Gov Peter Obi

The most outstanding issues in Anambra State today regarding the conduct of the incumbent Chief Security Officer and Governor Mr Peter Obi are: 1. Failure of Peter Obi to ensure effective investigation to unravel and/or disclose the whole truth about what happened to Igbo sons at Ezu River, whose naked and half clothed corpses were found floating on the river.

In Your Face Nigerian Army: Despite your previous claim of Shekau’s Death, Boko Haram Again Attacked Adamawa Killing Scores and Destroying Properties

Latest reports from Michika local government area of Adamawa state, northern Nigeria, informed that no fewer than 500 houses have been destroyed in Kubi and Watu villages by Boko Haram insurgents. According to Vanguard report, the dreaded Islamist militants are in full control of Michika and Madagali local governments of Adamawa state. It was gathered…

Life salary for Akinkunmi, the runt-brained Yoruba who designed the symbol-of-the-shame-flag of Nigeria we know Zoo!

By JULIANA TAIWO-OBALONYE, ABUJA •Jonathan also honours taxi driver, traffic warden, State House cook  At last, honour has come the way of Pa Michael Akinkunmi, the designer of the national flag. President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday ordered the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Senator Anyim Pius Anyim, to place him on the salary…

3 die, 30 injured as tanker explodes in Anambra

By EMMANUEL UZOR, Onitsha Three people yesterday lost their lives, while 30 others sustained various degrees of injuries yesterday when a gas laden tanker reportedly had a brake failure on Nkpor Bridge in Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State and hit the protector pillars before bursting into flame. It was gathered that the ill-fated…

60 soldiers face trial for mutiny today

 by Fidelis Soriwei and Ade AdesomojuAnother set of 60 soldiers are to be arraigned before a General Court Martial by military authorities in Abuja on Tuesday (today)   for mutiny.The soldiers allegedly committed mutiny on August 4, 2014 by refusing to join troops in Maiduguri for “an operation.”Their arraignment which is to take place at the…

Mad Igbo People: Igbo must rule Nigeria after Jonathan – Ohanaeze

By Geoffrey Anyanwu, Awka… As South-East govs, others shun Igbo Day Apex Igbo organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo yesterday vowed that the South East would produce the next leader of the country after President Gooodluck Jonathan’s second term.Ohanaeze’s position came just as governors of the South-East geo-political zone and other prominent sons and daughters of Igbo land…

Igbo World Assembly, calls for credible census in Nigeria

Awka – The Igbo World Assembly (IWA), an umbrella of all Igbo-speaking people in the Diaspora, has called for the conduct of a credible census in Nigeria.The President of the assembly, Dr Nwachukwu Anakwenze, made the call on Sunday at the IWA Convention and Ohaneze Ndi-igbo Day in Awka.The theme of the convention was entitled…